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Monday, August 8,1966

Monday, August 8,1966

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 Cleveland Indians 1 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Jose Santiago Gary Bell -- 10,003 2:33
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 Minnesota Twins 1 Kansas City Athletics 6 box | pbp Municipal Stadium Jim Nash Jim Kaat -- 7,139 2:15
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 Detroit Tigers 5 Washington Senators II 3 box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Dave Wickersham Bob Humphreys Mickey Lolich 6,266 3:09
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 Atlanta Braves 10 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Ron Perranoski -- 28,541 3:06
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 San Francisco Giants 6 Cincinnati Reds 10 box | pbp Crosley Field Jim Maloney Ron Herbel Ted Davidson 0 2:34
1966 reg season 1966-08-08 San Francisco Giants 7 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Crosley Field Lindy McDaniel Jack Baldschun Frank Linzy 32,552 3:14
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1966 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 110 71 39 .645 0.0 546 390 156 L1 34-21 37-18 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1966 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 110 60 50 .545 11.0 473 474 -1 W1 34-20 26-30 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 111 59 52 .532 12.5 428 414 14 L1 28-27 31-25 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- California Angels franchise | log 110 57 53 .518 14.0 423 454 -31 L3 26-25 31-28 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 112 57 55 .509 15.0 431 415 16 L2 27-29 30-26 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1966 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 55 56 .495 16.5 401 338 63 W4 26-32 29-24 6 6 13 -- dnq
1966 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 112 51 61 .455 21.0 431 436 -5 L2 27-30 23-32 7 7 14 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 111 50 61 .450 21.5 396 477 -81 W2 18-35 32-26 8 8 15 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 116 51 65 .440 23.0 430 491 -61 L1 23-37 28-28 9 9 18 -- dnq
1966 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 115 48 67 .417 25.5 486 556 -70 W2 21-39 27-28 10 10 19 -- dnq
1966 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 114 66 48 .579 0.0 487 464 23 W1 34-27 32-21 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 109 63 46 .578 0.5 412 338 74 L1 30-28 33-18 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1966 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 99 56 43 .566 2.5 460 380 80 L1 25-23 31-20 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 111 60 51 .541 4.5 486 421 65 L1 27-26 33-25 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 110 57 53 .518 7.0 407 399 8 L1 31-27 26-26 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1966 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 112 57 55 .509 8.0 485 469 16 L1 24-33 33-22 6 6 10 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Atlanta Braves franchise | log 100 50 50 .500 9.0 486 439 47 W2 25-26 24-25 7 7 12 -- dnq
1966 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 110 49 61 .445 15.0 413 512 -99 W1 25-25 24-36 8 8 16 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Houston Astros franchise | log 111 49 62 .441 15.5 421 490 -69 L8 17-35 32-27 9 9 17 -- dnq
1966 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 104 33 71 .317 28.0 414 559 -145 L1 15-37 18-34 10 10 20 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jim Hickman New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)